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Re: [IP] pizza advice needed!



I think you rebounded, it happens to me, not necessarily with pizza.

jimb





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>ok all, this is odd. Here are the steps:
>
>* 81 prior to eating pizza at 6:30 pm
>
>* took half humalog to cover initial carbs prior to eating
>
>* 2 hours later 8:30 PM was 116 and took other half of humalog
>
>* 2 hours later 10:30 PM got checked was 89 all is great! 4 hours into the
>game and sugars are great!
>
>* 11 PM time for bed ate 15 grams of carbs, my normal routine to keep a 80
>sugar in the morning
>
>* woke at 4:30 AM with a sugar of 389!!!
>
>I have seen this pattern before when eating pizza... I wake at 3 am to 4 am
>and am sky rocketed. My sugar prior to bed is normal ranged and at 3 to 4 am
>I sky rocket for some reason. The only thing I can figure, is the pizza does
>something weird and jets my sugar 8 to 9 hours later or the 15 grams of
>carbs somehow ignite the wandering around fat/carbs from the pizza? It isn't
>a liver dump since I ate my snack prior to bed. I am wondering if I should
>take a few more units of UL at 6 PM which peeks at 3 AM for me to cover
>these spikes from pizza? Any advice/insite anyone can offer on this strange
>behavior?
>
>Justin
>
>> Maybe you got lucky for a change? Made up for lunch......:)
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